Thurs., Jan. 6, "Writing Workshop," NAMI Contra Costa

Approaching Neverland in  The New York Review of Books

Talk on "Gratitude" for NAMI San Mateo annual Thanksgiving meeting, Nov. 17

NAMI CALIFORNIA News & Views on Approaching Neverland

NAMI Contra Costa, "Writing Your Way out of Darkness" November NAMI meeting

North Pleasanton October Rotary meeting

Approaching Neverland partners with NAMIWalk LA

Contra Costa Times reviews Approaching Neverland

NAMI California book signing, September

American Penwomen talk, Pleasanton, CA, June 19

Book signing, Books, Inc., Chestnut Street, The Marina, SF, June 8, 7:30 pm

View from the Bay appearance, June 8, 3:00 pm

Approaching Neverland partners with NAMIWalk SF

San Ramon Rotary Talk, May 19

Livermore Library Talk, May 23, 2:00 pm

LOVE this article by Jenn Wadsworth in San Ramon Patch about Approaching Neverland

Approaching Neverland wins Best Memoir from NABE Pinnacle Book Achievement Awards!

Approaching Neverland is one of Martha Allen's Recommended Memoirs! Be sure to check out the Women's Institute for Freedom of the Press.

Metapsychology Online's review of Approaching Neverland

Bipolar Magazine (BP Hope)'s review of Approaching Neverland

Approaching Neverland wins Mom's Choice Award!

Approaching Neverland was awarded the Silver Medal for Memoirs by the Mom's Choice Awards, which honor excellence in family friendly books and products.

Thurs. February 18, 7:00 pm, Books, Inc., 1760 Fourth St., Berkeley, book reading & signing

Thurs. February 13, San Francisco Writer's Conference, Mark Hopkins Hotel, Peggy Kennedy will be on the Book Success Panel

Loved this interview with Joe Hackman of Danville Rotary!

Thurs. February 18, 7:00 pm, Books, Inc., 1760 Fourth St., Berkeley, book reading & signing

Thurs. February 12-14, SF Writer's Conference Presenter

Wed. January 20, 10:30 am Towne Center Books, 555 Main St., Pleasanton, book reading & signing

December 8, Rotary, San Francisco book reading & signing

Thurs. November 19, 7:00 pm, Books, Inc., Chestnut St., SF, book reading & signing

October 27 and November 10, 7 pm and 12 midnight, NBC, Ch. 17, Bay Area Vista, interview with Janice Edwards and Paul!

October 15, Rotary San Ramon book reading & signing

October 28, interview with Mary Eileen Williams, host of Feisty Side of Fifty

October 5-12 6 am, 12:30 pm, 8:30 pm, TV 30, Tri-Valley Community Television, author interview on "Conversations with Robin Fahr"

Sunday, October 11 2 PM, Book reading and signing, Pleasanton Library, 400 Old Bernal Avenue

Interview with Liz Saint John about families and mental illness on Alice 97.3 FM (Bay Area) on September 20 from 6-7 am.

Keynote address: "Approaching Neverland, My Story of Growing Up with a Mentally Ill Mother" Florida Council for Community Mental Health 50th Anniversary Conference, Sept. 3, Boca Raton.

CBS 5 Bay Sunday August 2 at 5:30 am (early risers) or to see my interview with Sue Kwon about Approaching Neverland.

Approaching Neverland earned 5 stars from Midwest Book Review!

Book reading & signing at Borders in Pleasant Hill on Wednesday, July 15 at 7:00 pm!

Approaching Neverland was chosen as a "Daily Pick" on Jim Agnew's Literary World.

Book review and interview with Diana Black, author of the hilarious book, WOOF: Women Only Over Fifty. You'll love these sites. Be sure to leave a comment on the review, interview or book!

Approaching Neverland is now in stock at Borders in San Ramon and Pleasant Hill (hard cover and paperback) Lafayette Book Store (paperback), and Books, Inc. in SF on Market between Noe & Sanchez (paperback).

Check out my book on USA Book News! (click on link below, then scroll down.)

Here's the link to my blog radio interview with Mary Eileen Williams, Mary Eileen recently interviewed Suzanne Braun Levine, the first editor of Ms. Magazine, and renowned suspense writer, Mary Higgins Clark.

And here's the link to an MP3 download for my interview on 4/22 with Steve Jorgensen of TogiNet Radio: